An undergraduate 2:1 degree (or equivalent) with a significant statistical element
Months of entry
The MSc in Statistics prepares students with a strong quantitative background for further postgraduate studies or a future career in the private sector.
- The programme provides a wide range of advanced module choices across the School of Mathematics and Statistics.
- Students are prepared to pursue research in statistics or to enter the commercial analysis market with a broader skill set.
The MSc in Statistics is a one-year taught programme run by the School of Mathematics and Statistics, which is well equipped with personal computers and laptops, a parallel computer and an on-site library.
The course consists of two semesters of taught courses followed by a dissertation (15,000 words) over the summer months. The available statistics modules consist of a mixture of traditional lecture courses with end of semester exams and short intense courses with a large proportion of continuous assessment.
Information for international students
A minimum of IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||60|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||15|
|Dissertation||25 (15000 words)|
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Secretary
- +44 (0) 1334 462344